Watch the NEMS Band play the Star Spangled Banner
and Blue Rock and the NEMS Chorus
sing Frozen at the Hartford Wolf Pack Game!
click the link's below:
Star Spangled Banner
Due to the anticipated winter weather today, all after-school programs and the high school's night school have been cancelled. Other activities, such as meetings, will continue as scheduled unless you are notified otherwise by the individual school. .
Waterbury Public Schools is excited to announce the several educators and students being acknowledged at the 15th Annual Scholarship Awards Banquet for the Rivera Memorial Foundation, Inc.
Juan Mendoza (Reed) will be receiving the Inspiring Educator Award
Jeff Hunter (Central Office) will be receiving the Community Service Award
Anthony Azzara (Sacred Heart) will be receiving the Inspiring Educator Award
Sohan Aziz (Kennedy) will be receiving the Rivera Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Alegra Hilyard (WAMS) will be receiving the Rivera and Hughes Memorial Scholarship
Amber Craig (Sacred Heart) will be receiving the Joseph Cortes Memorial Scholarship
The awards ceremony will be on Thursday, April 23 at Coco Key Water Resort Hotel & Convention Center and will begin at 6:00pm. If you are interested in attending, please visit the following website: http://www.rmfinc.org/.
We are beginning our test period for the Smarter Balanced test in our schools. Each school has received information about the district’s testing window for each test and will create a building schedule based on that testing window.
The Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2015-2016 school year at its meeting of February 5, 2015. School will begin August 26, 2015 for students. Staff will be returning for professional development on August 24 and August 25. New teacher orientation is August 17 - 19.
To all 8th and 9th grade families, the GEAR UP Program is requesting your assistance in completing our biannual parent/guardian survey. Please follow the link below to access the survey. The results will be reported to the US Department of Education later in the year. We thank you for your time and continued support of the program.
The Waterbury Health Department has issued guidelines for parents and guardians as to when a child should be kept home from school. Click here to view these guidelines.
Registrations for kindergarten for the 2015-2016 school year will be processed at the Waterbury Family Intake Center, One Jefferson Square, first floor, beginning February 17. Each school is assigned a specific date or dates. Please see flyer for additional information.
Registrations for the public school pre-kindergarten classes will be accepted January 7, 2015 through May 29, 2015. Click here for more information.